Free NBA Picks For Today 1/9/2021
Phoenix Suns vs. Indiana Pacers NBA Pick Prediction 1/9/2021
Suns at Pacers—NBA pick is Indiana Pacers -3. Indiana has rest advantage in this spot last playing on Wednesday in a 114-107 home win to Houston. Pacers have won and covered three of their past four games. They are shooting well connecting on 49% from the field along with 36.4% from three point range. Phoenix on a back to back after their overtime 110-105 defeat on Friday to a bad Detroit Pistons team. It was a huge free throw shooting discrepancy in favor of the Pistons. Phoenix did a poor job converting at the charity stripe. Play Pacers -3.
Atlanta Hawks vs. Charlotte Hornets NBA Pick Prediction 1/9/2021
Hawks at Hornets—NBA free pick is Atlanta Hawks -4. A huge rest advantage for the Hawks as they have two days off for this game. Charlotte is on a back to back playing their third game in four nights after their win in New Orleans on Friday night. Adding to this tough spot is the Hornets play their first home game without rest following a four game road trip. Hornets not a strong shooting team converting on only 43.4% from the floor. Play Hawks -4.
San Antonio Spurs vs. Minnesota Timberwolves NBA Pick Prediction 1/9/2021
Spurs at Timberwolves—Free pick is San Antonio Spurs and Minnesota Timberwolves to play over the total of 231.5 points. Minnesota sits last in the NBA defensive efficiency ratings by surrendering 118.7 points per 100 possessions. They are giving up a league worst 50.6% from the floor and nearly 39% from three point range. Spurs can exploit that poor perimeter defense as they are shooting 40.5% from beyond the arc. San Antonio to a bad defensive team surrendering 48.1% from the floor along with 40.5% from beyond the arc. Play Timberwolves and Spurs over 231.5 points.
Orlando Magic vs. Dallas Mavericks NBA Pick Prediction 1/9/2021
Magic at Mavericks—NBA pick is Dallas Mavericks -7. Dallas with rest advantage in this spot having last played on Thursday in a 124-117 win at Denver. They had two days of rest prior to that game and have one day off for this spot. Orlando will be on a back to back playing their third game in four nights after their 42 point loss at Houston. They shot just 38% and allowed 56% to Houston. Magic dealing with key rotational injuries as well. Play Dallas -7.